Guodong Chen

Assistant Professor of Finance, NYU Shanghai
Global Network Assistant Professor, NYU



Guodong Chen is Assistant Professor of Finance at NYU Shanghai.  Prior to joining NYU Shanghai, he was a PhD candidate at University of Michigan. He holds a PhD and dual M.A. degrees from University of Michigan, a M.A. degree from Peking University, and a B.S. degree from University of Science and Technology of China.

Professor Chen ’s research interests are Banking and Financial Intermediation, Household Finance, Corporate Finance and Financial Economics.

Professor Chen is a member of AFA, AEA, FMA, and Econometric Society.


Courses Taught

Corporate Finance


Recent Publications

Chen, Guodong and Wu, Yi, Bank Ownership and Credit Growth in Emerging Markets During and after the 2008–09 Financial Crisis - A Cross-Regional Comparison (September 2014). IMF Working Paper No. 14/171.



Ph.D., Economics
University of Michigan, 2016

M.A., Economics; Statistics (Dual)
University of Michigan, 2012

M.A., Economics
Peking University, 2009

B.Sc., Chemistry
University of Science and Technology of China, 2004


Languages: English, Chinese